ASUP Set To Begin Indefinite Strike
Report have it that The ASUP(The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics) set To begin Indefinite Strike. The strike action was the resolution of the 93rd National Executive Council meeting reached at Yaba college of technology, Lagos last week,The reasons for such an action has been stated by the National President Of ASUP, Usman Dutse to be the fact that the government has failed in her duty to meet their demands.The Proposed strike is said to start on December 12 2018.Here is some of what the ASUP President said:
“The impending strike would be ”total and indefinite”.
“This further emphasises the resolution of the 93rd National Executive Council meeting reached at the Yaba College of Technology, Lagos last week.
“Government has failed to implement and fulfil agreements it reached with the union as contained in the memorandum of understanding signed,” he said.
It was also gathered that the meeting that was held on December 4 2018 at the Ministry of Education in Abuja between the union executives and the federal government was deadlocked since both parties fail to reach a compromise as far as the strike is concerned.